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Automation Tester (Remote)

Fredericksburg, VA | Full Time | Remote
1 Month Ago

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Location: Remote

Position Description:

The Automation Tester supports and independently completes test orchestration across the software development lifecycle and will require problem solving using analysis, experience, and decision making. This position supports the Department of Veterans Affairs and is performed remotely.

Minimum/General Experience: 2-5 years of experience as an Automation Tester. One year of experience with Selenium is required.

Minimum Education: Bachelors' Degree in computer science, information technology, or related field; or additional 4 years of experience. Test Automation Engineer International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) Agile Tester Certification (preferred).

Essential Skills/Qualifications:

  • Excellent knowledge of automation tools, specifically Selenium
  • Excellent experience writing test plans and test cases
  • Excellent experience creating and executing automation test scripts
  • Excellent ability to collaborate with testers, system engineers, business owners, and users
  • Excellent ability to understand the functionality of the system and the requirements within the user stories
  • Excellent experience working in an Agile/SAFe Scrum team environment
  • Above average ability in using various testing methodologies
  • Expert ability to support industry best practices
  • Expert problem solving and analysis skills
  • Expert troubleshooting and decision-making skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Security: Ability to obtain/maintain a Federal Civilian Public Trust

  • U.S. Citizenship or permanent resident

Federal Civilian Public Trust Consists of a review of up to but not limited to:

  • Covers 5-10 year period and in some instances lifetime events
  • OPM Security Investigations Index (SII)
  • DOD Defense Central Investigations Index (DCII)
  • National Agency Check (NAC) records
  • FBI name check
  • FBI fingerprint check
  • Credit report check
  • Written inquiries to previous employers and references listed on the application for employment
  • Potential interviews with the subject, spouse, neighbors, supervisor, coworkers
  • Law enforcement check
  • Court records check
  • Education check- Attendance and Degrees

Tasks/activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Support and independently complete test orchestration across the software development lifecycle
  • Perform analysis of user requirements to assist with the creation of test plans
  • Create appropriate test cases based on acceptance criteria
  • Create and execute automation test scripts
  • Report results of automated test scenarios
  • Record, log, and track defects in the system
  • Contribute to all testing related activities throughout the full lifecycle of the project
  • Document and assist in the resolution of complex problems
  • Use defect management and test management tools
  • Collaborate with system engineers, business owners, and users

Oxley Enterprises®, Inc. is a certified service-disabled veteran-owned (SDVOSB), economic disadvantaged woman-owned (EDWOSB), Small Business Administration Certified 8(a), HUBZone and small disadvantaged business (SDB) that has over 22 years of experience building and delivering quality IT systems and programs. Oxley is ranked in the INC 5000 for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2021; 2018 CIO Bulletin Top 30 Places to Work; and in Diversity Business' 2014 Top 500 Emerging Business; 2013 Top 500 Emerging Business, Top 100 Diversity Owned, and Top 50 VA Woman Owned. Oxley is a 2019, 2020, and 2021 Department of Labor HIRE Vets Medallion Award Winner. Oxley is Virginia Values Veterans certified.

Oxley Enterprises®, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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